Sizzling BBQ Masterclasses @ Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel

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Jumeirah, the Dubai-based luxury hotel chain that counts the Burj Al Arab amongst its properties, also own several hotels in London including the five star Jumeirah Lowndes hotel in Knightsbridge – late last week I was lucky enough to be invited along to a BBQ Masterclass at their open-air restaurant, the Terrace. You’ll find the […]

Celebrate Songkran, Thailand’s New Year Festival In London

In Thailand, the New Year is celebrated during a festival called Songkran, which this year falls between 13 and 16 April. The traditions associated with the event include parades and religious ceremonies with a finale that involves water-throwing fights where the aim is to drench your friends and family, signifying the washing away of the […]

The City Of London Distillery & Bar – A Temple To Gin Making

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For centuries London was a prodigious producer of gin – Nicholson’s operated their huge facility at Three Mills, Bromley by Bow until bombing caused their production to cease in 1941, and Gordons and Tanqueray continued to be made in Islington until the early 1980s. Of the big distillers, only Beefeater remains – their gin is […]